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A look at the sub-prime loan crisis with Maryland's Commissioner of Financial Regulation Sarah Bloom Raskin.
Keywords: sub-prime; mortgage
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What happens when banks send a foreclosure notice, the owners vacate, but rather than foreclose, the bank instead sits on the property? Sometimes it hastens the destruction of neighborhoods, explains Mary Kane, economics reporter for the Washington Independent.
Keywords: real estate; REO; foreclosure; banks; mortgage
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Run-down of items on March 2008 show: Maryland Commissioner of Financial Regulation Sarah Bloom Raskin on the sub-prime mortgage crisis; "Beyond Straight and Gay Marriage" author Nancy Polikoff; a defense by the county executive spokesman of the deal to bring the Fillmore brand music venue to Silver Spring, MD; international dance innovators Nina Watt and Keith Thompson; poet Kyle Dargan; and singer-songwriter Justin Trawick.
Keywords: mortgage; sub-prime; marriage; dance; singer-songwriter; poet